Quality Technician - 1st Shift (Battery)

September 21, 2023
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Position Overview

This position will provide technical support to Proterra's manufacturing operations, engineering, shipping/receiving and procurement in Greer, SC. The Quality Technician – Powered 1 will ensure that products are assembled and delivered in accordance with established Quality Standards and customers' specifications. This position will report to the Quality Supervisor and collaborate with other Sourcing team members located at our headquarters in Burlingame, CA and manufacturing facilities in Los Angeles, CA and Greenville, SC.

About the Role – You Will:

  • Perform inspection duties on a variety of parts, including in-process and final dock inspection.
  • Conduct technical quality assurance reviews and use results to improve production processes and standards.
  • Complete records of inspection results: acceptance, rejection, disposition, etc. and enter into computer databases.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the technical components and processes involved in Battery and/or Ancillary Non-Battery assembly and apply that understanding in support of conformance with the Quality Management System.
  • Identify and verify/validate components, assemblies, and sub-assemblies per drawings and related documents.
  • Read and interpret engineering requirements from text and drawings to make initial decisions about conformity to requirements.
  • Use a variety of tools, precision-measuring instruments, and multi-meters to make initial decisions about conformity to requirements.
  • Coordinate containment of Work in Process and Finished Goods based on observed/measured deviations and electronic traceability systems.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.
  • About Our Group

  • As strategic partners, the Quality team strives to ensure that our values, culture, and engagement always allow us to do great things for our company.
  • We strive to provide the highest level of service and support to our internal and external clients each and every day.
  • We work collaboratively to build strong relationships with our clients, partners, and own team.
  • We treat each other with respect, and always try to have a little fun every day!
  • This position will be report to the Quality Supervisor located in Greer, SC and collaborate with other Sourcing team members located at our headquarters in Burlingame, CA and manufacturing facilities in Greer and Greenville, SC.
  • About You

  • A strong work ethic and ability to multi-task while working well under pressure to meet schedules.
  • Self-starter with the ability to adapt interpersonal styles and techniques to influence at all levels of the organization.
  • Customer-focused attitude, with high level of professionalism and discretion.
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality, establish trust and credibility, and act with complete integrity.
  • Detail-oriented, resourceful and diligent.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Sound judgment and problem-solving skills.
  • The ability to interact and communicate effectively with technical personnel at all levels of the organization, including preparing and presenting presentations as needed.
  • The ability to solve problems by obtaining data and performing analysis to identify and evaluate possible alternatives.
  • Activities and decisions are varied in nature, frequently requiring independent action. Unusual cases are resolved with support of supervisor, engineers, and manager as needed.
  • Cooperates with co-workers in maintaining continuous workflow.
  • Coordination, communication, team problem solving within department.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Your Experience Includes

  • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in an assembly/manufacturing environment. Experience in automotive (supplier or OEM) quality functions preferred.
  • Experience with vehicle electrical sub-systems (low voltage and/or high voltage), is a plus.
  • Experience in electrical/battery module production, is a plus.
  • Basic problem-solving skills.
  • Solid computer skills demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and basic math skills.
  • Ability to read blueprints to be able to find critical dimensions. GD&T experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of quality measuring instruments, terminology.
  • You Might Also Have:

  • 2-year related technical degree preferred.
  • Location: Greer, SC

    Travel: 0 - 10%

    Proterra is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, providing equal employment opportunities to all Employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law or ordinance. Proterra participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program (E-Verify)

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